Paddleboard Sprint Challenge races on Rehoboth Bay

Lane DuPont of Kennett Square, Pa., powers around the first buoy. He stayed in front to take first place in the inaugural SUP Sprint Challenge. BY DAN COOK
August 13, 2014

Alley Oop Skim Shop and East of Maui teamed up Aug. 8 to bring the first stand-up paddleboard race on the bay at Northbeach in Dewey Beach.

The SUP Sprint Challenge featured one-mile and two-mile races for prizes and bragging rights for the inaugural event.

The one-mile race was won by Graham Hill of Baltimore, Md., with a close second place by Aviah Stillman of Wisconsin.

The two-mile feature event was won by Lane DuPont of Kennett Square, Pa., with Nick Bollinger and Jamison Young taking second and third, respectively.

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